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Pizza by the Chef

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Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta
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180 Mall Rd, Southtown Center, Suite D, Hollister, Branson, MO 65672
417.239.1415
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11:00 am - 9:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 8:30 am
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 am

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

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Visitor rating
  • 44
    Excellent
  • 18
    Very good
  • 5
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Amazing Pizza!

We got The Chef's Spinach Pie to go. The flavor was amazing! One of the best pizzas we've ever had! Even delicious warmed up later. We will make this a regular stop on our way to Branson. I highly recommend it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 3, 2015
Jess M
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Imboden, Arkansas, USA
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72 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Imboden, Arkansas, USA
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

We got The Chef's Spinach Pie to go. The flavor was amazing! One of the best pizzas we've ever had! Even delicious warmed up later. We will make this a regular stop on our way to Branson. I highly recommend it!

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Louisiana, Missouri
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Very small pizza shack with big flavors. We had the supreme which was very good, i do recommend that you ask for extra sauce. Our waitress for super friendly and helpful with the area. So glad she recommended the garlic bread. Made with fresh bread that she herself made that morning. Its nit something you want to pass on.

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Pekin
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

The pizza was just ok for me. My husband and I went on a Tuesday night and they were not crowded. My first comment was that the pizza was not pipping hot but more warm. We order a large pizza and received it pretty quickly. The topping were fresh but the crust could have been cooked a little longer. Just... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

This is usually our family's favorite pizza place, but this time we were very disappointed. I don't know if they're under new management, or if they've changed the recipe of the crust, but it's not good. The crusts had no taste, were burned on the bottom, but somehow slightly gooey in the middle. Both pizzas were drowning in toppings &... More 

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Branson, Missouri
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303 reviews 303 reviews
201 restaurant reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

We had sausage, black olive and red onion on the pizza. We find it to be one of the better choices. Spaghetti is surprisingly good for a small place. Easy access. Waitress very friendly.

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Kansas City, Missouri
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117 reviews 117 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

We always make a point to eat here while in Branson/Hollister because of it's high-quality food. Their pizza is very close to authentic NY style. There are a ton of house specialties (our favorite is Hawaiian) but you can build your own, too. There are 4 different sizes. They also had terrific subs on house-baked bread (favorite is double-meat Italian.)... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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1,051 reviews 1,051 reviews
186 restaurant reviews
276 helpful votes 276 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

This is really good pizza had that pizza hunger attack and there it was so we stopped in.skeptical at first but the restaurant was clean the service was good and most important the pizza was tasty.

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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219 reviews 219 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Lunch here is the place to be. Sandwiches are big enough for two and pizzas are wonderful. The turkey and swiss is my favorite. There is a large variety to suit anyone's tastes. Service is friendly and fast. Stop in and enjoy.

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Hollister, Missouri
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

My husband likes to eat here because he likes their pizza. That is great, but I don't like their salads. They are OK, but they need some updated salads, like maybe a cobb salad or regular chef salad?

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Hollister, Missouri
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

This is some of the best pizza in the area. Fresh ingredients are used, the crust is great and you can also get wheat crust.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 180 Mall Rd, Southtown Center, Suite D, Hollister, Branson, MO 65672
  • Location: United States  >  Missouri (MO)  >  Branson  >  Hollister
  • Phone Number: 417.239.1415

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, Pizza & Pasta
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Monday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 8:30 am
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?